One killed in wrong-way I-84 crash

  • Sat Jul 7th, 2012 9:16pm
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Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. — State Police are investigating a fatal crash on I-84 east of Corbett that involved a motorist driving the wrong way.

Lt. Gregg Hastings says a 2007 Kia Rio was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes late Friday when it collided with a pickup driven by 53-year-old James Schneider of White Salmon.

The 36-year-old woman driving the Kia died at the scene. Her name has not been released.

Schneider was taken to a Portland hospital with serious injuries.

Hastings says at least one driver complained about a wrong-way vehicle just before crash.